Today’s Haiku (July 15, 2017)

輝ける己おそれて蜥蜴かな  中村汀女

kagayakeru onore osorete tokage kana

            shining…

            a lizard is afraid

            of itself

                                                Teijo Nakamura

from ‘Haidan,’ (‘Haiku Stage’) a monthly haiku magazine,  July 2017 Issue, Honami Shoten, Tokyo

Fay’s Note:   Teijo Nakamura (1900-1988)     ‘lizard’ is a summer kigo.

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